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Batting coach Vikram Rathour highlights Virat Kohli's work ethics

28 Jun 2020

Batting coach Vikram Rathour highlights Virat Kohli's work ethics

Indian cricket team's batting coach Vikram Rathour heaped praise on Virat Kohli for his indispensable work ethics.

Staging T20 World Cup unrealistic amid COVID-19 pandemic: Cricket Australia

16 Jun 2020

Staging T20 World Cup unrealistic amid COVID-19 pandemic: Cricket Australia

Cricket Australia chairman Earl Eddings has said this year's ICC T20 World Cup amid the coronavirus pandemic seems "unrealistic" as it will be difficult to fly in 16 teams to the country.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why does Team India falter in ICC tournaments?

13 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why does Team India falter in ICC tournaments?

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir recently stated that Team India lacks the ability to handle pressure in knockout games.

BCCI working on all options to stage IPL 2020: Ganguly

11 Jun 2020

BCCI working on all options to stage IPL 2020: Ganguly

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is hoping to host the Indian Premier League (IPL) behind closed doors this year.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why West Indies could retain T20 WC title

06 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why West Indies could retain T20 WC title

West Indies are never bereft of talent when it comes to the shortest format.

Lanning feels Australia will be ready for 2021 World Cup

04 Jun 2020

Lanning feels Australia will be ready for 2021 World Cup

Australia women's cricket team skipper Meg Lanning has said that despite the uncertainty surrounding next year's ICC World Cup, her team will be ready for the event.

Smith wants to play IPL if World T20 gets postponed

01 Jun 2020

Smith wants to play IPL if World T20 gets postponed

Australian batsman Steve Smith expressed his interest in playing the Indian Premier League if the impending T20 World Cup gets deferred.

ICC to shift T20 World Cup from India?

27 May 2020

ICC to shift T20 World Cup from India?

The ongoing battle between International Cricket Council (ICC) and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) seems to have taken an ugly turn.

Pat Cummins backs IPL if T20 World Cup is delayed

27 May 2020

Pat Cummins backs IPL if T20 World Cup is delayed

Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins said that the Indian Premier League (IPL) would be a "great fit" for the October window if the ICC T20 World Cup is postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

#NewsBytesExplainer: The rise of New Zealand under Kane Williamson

23 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: The rise of New Zealand under Kane Williamson

New Zealand recently cleaned up the mighty Indians 3-0 and 2-0 in the ODI and Test series respectively.

Alex Hales deserves a second chance: Chris Woakes

23 May 2020

Alex Hales deserves a second chance: Chris Woakes

England all-rounder Chris Woakes believes Alex Hales should be given another chance to prove himself at the big stage.

Cricket boards should stop sending players to IPL: Allan Border

22 May 2020

Cricket boards should stop sending players to IPL: Allan Border

Former Australian skipper Allan Border believes the Indian Premier League (IPL) should not be given precedence over the T20 World Cup.

BCCI CEO Rahul Johri optimistic about IPL 2020: Details here

21 May 2020

BCCI CEO Rahul Johri optimistic about IPL 2020: Details here

BCCI Chief Executive Officer Rahul Johri claimed cricketing activities can start only after the monsoon but is optimistic about the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 happening this year.

ICC T20 World Cup 2020: Records that can be broken

20 May 2020

ICC T20 World Cup 2020: Records that can be broken

T20 cricket has seen several highs and lows ever since the inaugural World T20 edition, wherein India clinched the title.

October-November window could belong to IPL, says Anshuman Gaekwad

20 May 2020

October-November window could belong to IPL, says Anshuman Gaekwad

BCCI Apex Council member Anshuman Gaekwad said the ICC T20 World Cup which is supposed to be held this year, seems unlikely to go ahead.

#NewBytesExplainer: India to bank on Hardik Pandya in T20 WC

19 May 2020

#NewBytesExplainer: India to bank on Hardik Pandya in T20 WC

Hardik Pandya is touted as India's greatest all-rounder in today's time.

Mike Hesson hopeful of IPL taking place this year

17 May 2020

Mike Hesson hopeful of IPL taking place this year

Mike Hesson, Royal Challengers Bangalore's director of cricket operations, is still hopeful of the Indian Premier League (IPL) taking place this year despite the coronavirus pandemic.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why wrist-spin will rule the T20 World Cup?

13 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why wrist-spin will rule the T20 World Cup?

Wrist-spinners are always deemed as trump cards across all the three formats.

I have been keen on improving mental state: Virat Kohli

10 May 2020

I have been keen on improving mental state: Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli revealed that he has always focused on mental health, regardless of the pandemic.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why Ashwin could make a comeback in T20Is

08 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why Ashwin could make a comeback in T20Is

Ravichandran Ashwin has been the mainstay spinner for India in the longest format since 2014.

Mohammad Asif opens up on his tainted international career

04 May 2020

Mohammad Asif opens up on his tainted international career

In a recent conversation with ESPN, the former Pakistan bowler Mohammad Asif asserted he has regrets about how his career took a massive turn.

Rohit should back youngsters the way Dhoni did: Gautam Gambhir

03 May 2020

Rohit should back youngsters the way Dhoni did: Gautam Gambhir

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir believes Rohit Sharma is one of the greatest batsmen in limited-overs cricket.

I was bowling reverse carrom during last IPL: Ravichandran Ashwin

02 May 2020

I was bowling reverse carrom during last IPL: Ravichandran Ashwin

Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin believes he has a lot more to offer in the limited-overs format, besides Test cricket.

Smith terms comments surrounding ABD as fake

29 Apr 2020

Smith terms comments surrounding ABD as fake

Former opener Graeme Smith, who was named South Africa's Director of Cricket a few days earlier, has termed comments surrounding AB de Villiers as fake.

MS Dhoni's on-field tactics that proved fruitful for Team India

24 Apr 2020

MS Dhoni's on-field tactics that proved fruitful for Team India

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is arguably one of the greatest captains India have ever produced.

India should win next two World Cups: Rohit Sharma

24 Apr 2020

India should win next two World Cups: Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma believes Team India should win at least two of the impending three World Cups.

Mitchell Starc's rise to prominence in international cricket

21 Apr 2020

Mitchell Starc's rise to prominence in international cricket

Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc is one of the fastest bowlers in world cricket among active cricketers.

Pakistan shouldn't drop Mohammad Amir for T20 WC: Mickey Arthur

21 Apr 2020

Pakistan shouldn't drop Mohammad Amir for T20 WC: Mickey Arthur

Former Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur believes leaving out star bowler Mohammad Amir would plummet the team's chances to clinch the T20 World Cup title.

158* in IPL opener changed my life forever: Brendon McCullum

18 Apr 2020

158* in IPL opener changed my life forever: Brendon McCullum

April 18 marked the beginning of an astonishing era for T20 cricket.

'I was clueless against Mohammad Asif', says Kevin Pietersen

14 Apr 2020

'I was clueless against Mohammad Asif', says Kevin Pietersen

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen believes Mohammad Asif is the most fearsome seamer he has faced throughout his career.

Robin Uthappa is still eyeing a national comeback

07 Apr 2020

Robin Uthappa is still eyeing a national comeback

Indian batsman Robin Uthappa believes he still has a lot of cricket left in him, despite being out of action for long.

T20 World Cup 2020: Organizers looking at different scenarios

06 Apr 2020

T20 World Cup 2020: Organizers looking at different scenarios

While the coronavirus pandemic has disarrayed the sports community globally, the T20 World Cup organizing committee remains optimistic about the upcoming tournament.

#ThisDayThatYear: Sri Lanka outclass India to win World T20 title

06 Apr 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Sri Lanka outclass India to win World T20 title

On April 6, 2014, Sri Lanka became the fifth nation to win the World T20.

#ThisDayThatYear: MS Dhoni announces his arrival with a blistering ton

05 Apr 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: MS Dhoni announces his arrival with a blistering ton

On April 5, 2005, Mahendra Singh Dhoni struck his maiden international hundred in an ODI against Pakistan at Visakhapatnam.

#ThisDayThatYear: 'Carlos Brathwaite.. Remember the name!'

03 Apr 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: 'Carlos Brathwaite.. Remember the name!'

West Indies completely owned the year 2016 in limited overs format.

IPL could be pushed to October-November, says a BCCI official

31 Mar 2020

IPL could be pushed to October-November, says a BCCI official

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic may compel the Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) to stage the upcoming IPL edition around October-November.

#ThisDayThatYear: Sachin's maiden opening stint, Kohli wins Mohali

27 Mar 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Sachin's maiden opening stint, Kohli wins Mohali

On this day, two Indian legends defied all odds and gave a moment of glory to their respective generations.

ICC to mull contingency plans for T20 World Cup

25 Mar 2020

ICC to mull contingency plans for T20 World Cup

The International Cricket Council (ICC) will hold a video conference with member nations to discuss the plight of T20 World Cup and Test Championship.

#ThisDayThatYear: Dhoni finishes it off with a last-ball sprint

23 Mar 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Dhoni finishes it off with a last-ball sprint

The crowd at Chinnaswamy stadium went berserk on March 23, 2016, when India pulled off a miraculous victory against Bangladesh in the World T20 group stage fixture.

PCB backs Misbah-ul-Haq despite PSL fiasco

23 Mar 2020

PCB backs Misbah-ul-Haq despite PSL fiasco

Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq received adulation from Pakistan Cricket Board's CEO Wasim Khan, for improving the plight of Pakistan cricket.